Healthcare For Aging Americans

Between 2010 and 2060, Riverside County projects a 248.22% increase in elderly population 60 years and older

May 14, 2019

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Between 2010 and 2060, Riverside County projects a 248.22% increase in elderly population 60 years and older.

Eve Gelb, Senior Vice President of Senior Care Action Network (SCAN),  was a guest on the program. SCAN is one of the nation’s largest not-for-profit Medicare Advantage plans and was founded as a grassroots organization in Southern California in 1977 and has been a mission-driven organization dedicated to keeping seniors healthy and independent.

In honor of Older Americans Month, SCAN is promoting the efforts being done to address the social and economic factors that affect the health and wellbeing of older adults.

Listen to the interview in this segment of Eye on the Community.